Vioolsdrift Accommodation

Vioolsdrift Accommodation

Vioolsdrift accommodation
Vioolsdrift Accommodation
Vioolsdrift Accommodation
Vioolsdrift Accommodation
Vioolsdrift Accommodation
Vioolsdrift Accommodation
Vioolsdrift Accommodation
Vioolsdrift Accommodation

Vioolsdrift Accommodation


Vioolsdrift accommodation or as we call it “The Chic Shacks” is our upcycled accommodation at The Growcery Camp. It has been built from reclaimed materials and offers two beds in each unit. These rooms come with bedding and shared ablutions. There is a BBQ area with a kitchenette for use. You can make use of the self-catering facilities or join us for a hearty fresh cooked meal.

The Growcery Chic Shacks is no luxury, but value for money accommodation option.  The perfect accommodation for the traveller that is budget conscious and need a good mattress and a bed for the night. There are ten units, and we can accommodate a maximum of 20 travellers at any given point in time. Your vehicles are safely parked close to the Chic Shack of choice.

Vioolsdrift Accommodation at The Growcery Camp

  • 10 Recycled and Upcycled Chic Shacks
  • Sleeps 20 people
  • Grassed area
  • Indigenous Trees

For more information on The Growcery’s Camp on-site activities, follow the links below:

Vioolsdrift Accommodation – The Growcery Chic Shack Facilities

  • Clean and neat Shared Ablutions
  • Restaurant and Bar area
  • Large natural swimming pool, the Orange River
  • Adventure tours and outdoor activities
  • Electricity in the communal Kitchen
  • BBQ and Braai facilities
  • Washing Basins
  • Grassed Camps
  • Indigenous Trees
  • Herb and vegetable gardens (seasonal)
  • Freshly prepared meals
  • On-site shop

Activities at The Growcery Camp

Indulge in the beauty of the Richtersveld, and, while staying over at The Growcery Camp, book a guided hike into the mountains.

Come and explore the Nababeep Conservancy and we will introduce you to the only mountain desert in South Africa.

This half day and full day rafting trail is a perfect short-stay adventure, where you’ll get to see the bird-life of the Orange River and the beautiful rock formations of the Richtersveld in a nutshell.

This Overnight Rafting Trail is specially available for a short rafting holiday and one night under the stars. This package provides you with an rafting, hiking and bundu-bash adventure, all in one!

This is the ultimate short stay option for those who want to get a taste of the Orange River and Richtersveld, but do not have much time to do so. You will spend a night under a star studded sky and take a short walk to a scenic viewpoint showcasing the surrounding mountains. Escape into the wild is a great entry level adventure. It is an experience suitable for all ages and families with young kids are welcome.

Rent a boat for the day while staying at The Growcery. This is perfect for the adventurer who like to do their own thing.

Directions to Vioolsdrift Accommodation – The Growcery Camp.

  • Take the N7 from Springbok and drive north towards the Namibian Border.
  • Take the only turn off left, 30 meters in front of the South African border post.
  • Drive 50 meters and at the T- junction, Turn right and drive past the Police station on your left.
  • The road becomes gravel after 800 meters, continue on this gravel road for 22km.
  • Follow the signs of The Growcery and Umkulu for 22km till you reach The Growcery Camp.

GPS coordinates

The Growcery Accommodation:  -28°69’68.07″S  ; 17°49’55.24″E


  • Take the gravel road at the SA border post and follow for 22km. 

Check-in Times

Check In Time: 14h00 pm
Check Out Time: 09h30 am

Tel Landline no: 027761-8007
Namibia Line: 00264(0)816725466


  • We can arrange to open the gates for late arrival.
  • Please confirm arrivals with Local Bus service.
  • We can collect all travellers arriving by Bus.
  • Transfer fees will be R 150.00 per person.
  • Please make prior arrangements if you will not be able to accommodate these times.

Child Policy

  • Children are most welcome at all times.
  • Ages 1-5 yrs will stay for free at campsites and accommodations.
  • Children need to be accompanied by adults near the river.
  • Please inquire about child policies for activities.
  • Please see rate sheet below.

The Growcery Includes


  • Bed & Bedding
  • Shared Ablutions
  • Communal Kitchen & Safe Parking
  • Self Catering Facilities
The Growcery Excludes


  • Own Meals
  • Activities
  • Gratuities
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Own towels and ameneties
The Growcery Accommodation Information


RATES INFO: 50% Minimum Deposit to secure reservation.
The Growcery Product Pricing


Chic Shack Accommodation
 2019 Adult Child(15-17 yrs) Child (6-14 yrs) Child(0-5 yrs)
Per Person Sharing R215 R155 R100 FOC
Single Supplement R250 R215 R215 FOC
Per person Sharing
Bed & Breakfast R310 R250 R195 R95
Dinner, Bed & Breakfast R450 R390 R335 R165
Fullboard(DBB+Lunch) R515 R455 R400 R230
Single Supplement
Bed and Breakfast R345 R310 R310 N/A
Dinner, Bed, Breakfast R485 R450 R450 N/A
Fullboard(DBB + Lunch) R550 R515 R515 N/A
Breakfast Menu
Standard Breakfast
R 65
Continental Breakfast
R 95
Richtersveld Sunrise Breakfast
R 95
Lunch Menu
Toasted Sandwich R 45
Toasted Sandwich with a side salad R 65
Protein Salad R85
Dinner Menu
2 Course Dinner (Salad & Main Course)
3 Course Menu (Salad, Main Course & Dessert) R 160
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